Charlyna is a graduate of Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN, has a Bachelor of Music in Vocal/Piano Performance. She is currently working on a graduate degree at University of Tennessee (Knoxville) pursuing a Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy where she was recently awarded a Graduate Teaching Assistantship. Charlyna has been teaching private lessons since 2007 and the Yamaha method since Fall 2012. In addition, Charlyna is a trained Music Together specialist.
She is an active member of the Music Teachers National Association.